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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian peperoncino.

NounEdit

peperoncino (plural peperoncini)

  1. A variety of the pepper Capsicum annuum.
    Synonym: friggitello

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From peperone +‎ -cino.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

peperoncino m (plural peperoncini)

  1. chili pepper

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